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Description of Lophocephalus

Stylocephalid gregarines, epimerite a large cupule formed by a crenulate crown, with longitudinal striations and basal border, with or without a crown of small membraneous vesicles; nucleolus in the shape of a long, twisted sausage; oocysts hat-shaped, asymmetrical, in insects; type species: L. insignis.


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